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Mel-O-Dee Restaurant

2350 S Dayton Lakeview Rd, New Carlisle, OH 45344-2317
+1 937-849-1378
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“homemade bread” (17 reviews)
“cole slaw” (36 reviews)
“roasted chicken” (68 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
6:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2350 S Dayton Lakeview Rd, New Carlisle, OH 45344-2317
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Melodee has been around since the 1960s it is a staple for anyone who comes to new Carlisle they have the best service most friendliest faces and the most amazing broasted chicken ever!! From there all you can eat broasted fish to their roasted pork...More

Thank Kelley R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a cold, rainy Saturday for lunch, place was very busy, but not packed. Wife ordered their chicken, I went for the cabbage roll. We both agreed the cole slaw and fresh breads were outstanding, but were diappointed at how small the baked potatoes...More

Thank FlyingHistory
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We met family for breakfast there & the food was delicious! My son & I got french toast, made with their housemade bread, and eggs. The eggs were not super good but not terrible. My husband got a big meal that came with the biscuits...More

Thank NashLove
Reviewed 3 October 2017

When you wake up and craving a place for breakfast or lunch. This is the spot for it. The food is amazing and made fresh. The staff are friendly and down to earth. We were greeted by a wonderful hostess. Had a very filling breakfast,...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is a family place that has been here for many many years you always have good service good food and the Fish and Chicken and coleslaw will be the best that you ate gives you a good down home filling

Thank Sheila T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Our first return after it closed for almost a month Food and service re as good as ever. Chicken and noodles, and their pies are always giid choices

Thank Laurelandbetsy
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A friend sent us there. Breakfast is my favorite meal. They have large portions, the biscuits were the best I have had since my granny made them for me. Their fried apples are very good. They bake their own bread here as well. It smells...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

By far the best chicken we have had, it's Broasted Chicken, Bread is freshly made and so soft and melts in you're mouth, all sides and entrees are good as well and a great price, a must try!

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I got the chicken which wasn't bad . But the sides were nasty. It was super cold too! The room not the food. So If you go make sure to bring a sweater. Also pretty nasty with the water pitchers just sitting on low counter...More

Thank leemoore0510
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The inside is new following this years tornado. For some reason, the back room in more noisy. In the remodeling, some of the sound buffering was removed. To hear each other you have to yell to be heard over everyone else who is yelling. I...More

Thank Randy O
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Russell C
30 January 2015|
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Response from ejay6656 | Reviewed this property |
Different maybe, best around, still! plus ingredients have changed over the years.....a little different here, a little different there, add them up, and big different overall...... last time we were there, service was... More
Carolynn V
25 December 2014|
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Response from Traveler01171965 | Reviewed this property |
They were open on Christmas Eve and that was a mess though .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2350 S Dayton Lakeview Rd, New Carlisle, OH 45344-2317
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  New Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 937-849-1378
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